Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

Director Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Genre Drama
Runtime 150 minutes
Supplier Zeyno Films Ltd.
Festivals/Awards Grand Prize of the Jury - Cannes Film Festival 2011
Release Date In theatres on February 3, 2012
DVD/Blu-ray available on September 11, 2012

Synopsis

Life in a small town is akin to journeying in the middle of the steppes: the sense that "something new and different" will spring up behind every hill, but always unerringly similar, tapering, vanishing or lingering monotonous roads...

Grand Prize of the Jury - Cannes Film Festival 2011


Official Film Site

Trailer



Cast & Credits

Cast
Doctor Cemal Muhammet Uzuner
Commissar Naci Yilmaz Erdogan
Prosecutor Nusret Taner Birsel
Driver Arab Ali Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan
Suspect Kenan Firat Tanis

Press & Articles

“'Once Upon a Time in Anatolia': A masterpiece from Turkey ” - The Globe and Mail

“A long night spent looking for a body in the desert sets this Turkish crime drama apart as an exhilarating masterpiece” - The Guardian

“Out of the Shadows: 'Once Upon a Time in Anatolia'” - Vogue

“'Once Upon a Time in Anatolia' Review” - The Montreal Gazette

“Nuri Bilge Ceylan's latest film, a thriller as challenging as Antonioni's Blow-Up, is his finest work to date” - The Guardian

“Mesmerizing Power of Turkish Crime Drama ‘Once Upon a Time in Anatolia’” - Hollywood Chicago

“'Once Upon a Time in Anatolia' Review” - Chicago Sun-Times

“****” - Minneapolis Star Tribune

“Men without women and secrets without end” - The Toronto Star

Once Upon a Time in Anatolia


Share This Page

Watch the Film

Available on iTunes

In Theatres Now

Apr.20, 2013 Saskatoon, SK PAVED Presents!

Join our email list

Get the latest updates sent to your inbox.